Father Simon Says – July 7, 2022 – Gathering of Israel

HOS 11:1-4, 8E-9 (1:45)

  • Who is Ephraim and why is he important? 

MT 10:7-15

  • What does ‘The Kingdom of Heaven is at hand’ mean? 

Letters (22:13)

  • Fr. Mike writes to Fr. Simon about a priest who would hold the Book of the Gospels who would ‘proclaim’ the Gospel
  • Will the Catholic Church be standing at the Second Coming of Jesus 

Word of the Day: Religion (36:35)


  • (39:48) What is Screwtape Letters About? 
  • (43:52) Should a priest bring his dog to mass? 
  • (47:50) Why didn’t the Israelites eat their sacrifices during the Exodus? 
Father Richard Simon, who jokingly refers to himself as Reverend Know-it-All is the host of Fr. Simon Says on Relevant Radio. Father Simon delves into the daily Scripture readings, shares a Word of the Day to help you sharpen you vocabulary, and opens the phones to your questions about the Faith. After just a few minutes with Father Simon, you might be convinced that he truly does know it all!